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Extension of Validity of national identification cards

The Elections and Boundaries Commission wishes to advice  that ALL identification cards issued by the Commission that have ALREADY EXPIRED as well as those due to expire in 2020, shall be valid until December 31, 2020. For more details, please

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Temporary Closure of Offices (Extended)

The public is advised that ALL Registration Area Offices and Registration Area Sub-offices remain temporarily closed to the public until April 30, 2020. We do apologize for the inconvenience caused and thank you for your understanding and cooperation. For further

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Temporary Closure of Offices

The public is hereby advised that ALL offices of the Elections and Boundaries Commission will be closed from Tuesday, March 31, 2020 to Wednesday, April 15, 2020. We do apologize for any inconvenience that this disruption to our normal service

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The Preliminary Results of the 2019 Local Government Elections

These are the preliminary results for the 2019 Local Government Elections. With an electorate of 1,079,976 in 139 electoral districts in Trinidad, there was a voter turn-out of 34.49%. For more information, please see the full Press Release. Press Release

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Defective Ballot papers to be destroyed

 Defective Special Ballots to be destroyed

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The Listing of Special Polling Stations established by Returning Officers for the 2019 Local Government Elections

The Elections and Boundaries Commission wishes to advise the public that the SPECIAL POLLING STATIONS established by Returning Officers, in accordance with Election Rule 73 of the Representation of the People Act, Chapter 2:01, for the upcoming Local Government Elections,

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Collection of “Special Envelopes” for Special Electors starts today

Did you apply to be treated as a Special Elector? If so it’s time to collect your envelope that contains your ballot paper, which you will need to be able to vote. Simply go to the Registration Area Office you

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Distribution of Special Elector Ballot Papers for the 2019 Local Government Elections successfully completed

The Elections and Boundaries Commission, (EBC) wishes to advise all candidates contesting the upcoming Local Government Elections, political parties,  and the general public that in response to a procedural error, new ballot papers have been issued for  use by Special

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Change of Address for the Office of the Returning Officer for the Electoral Districts of Caledonia/Upper Malick and Morvant

The public is hereby advised of a change in the address for the Returning Officer for the Electoral Districts of Caledonia/Upper Malick and Morvant. The Commission requests that all relevant parties be mindful of this change and apologizes for any

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Press Release – Close of Nomination Day for 2019 Local Government Elections

Press Release from the EBC on the Close of Nomination Day 2019

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